Performances

A Visit with Harriet Tubman

Location: Main Library
Date: Monday, February 27, 2012 - 4:00pm

 

This program, appropriate for all ages, features a re-enactment of famous abolitionist Harriet Tubman by local actor, Renee Mobley.   Renee’s beautiful and inspired portrayal of Harriet Tubman was very popular in 2011 and we are so glad she is back for 2012!  At the end of the performance she hosts a question and answer session where children and their families can ask questions about Harriet Tubman, history, and the civil rights movement. 

A Celebration of African American History through Dance

Location: Main Library
Date: Thursday, February 16, 2012 - 6:00pm - 6:45pm

 

Join Dance Theater of Huntsville as they celebrate the African American History through dance.  During the Black History performance, they will present tributes to Gospel, Alvin Ailey,  African dance and Hip Hop.

We Love Books! Children's Puppet Show

Location: Tillman D. Hill Public Library
Date: Friday, February 10, 2012 - 11:30am

A special puppet show by Ms Betty, hosted by the MOMs Club of Meridianville. Come early at 11:00 for storytime!

Huntsville Spiritual Chorale performance

Location: Main Library
Date: Thursday, February 16, 2012 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm

The Huntsville Spiritual Chorale will perform beautiful Negro Spirituals in honor of Black History Month.

The concert will begin at 6 pm in the atrium of the Main branch. It is free and open to the public.

Puppeteers Needed

Enjoy performing but never have the chance? Want an opportunity to try out your puppeting skills?

Maybe the Madison Public Library puppet troupe is right for you!

We perform twice a month at the Madison Public Library, and we'd love to be able to 'take our show on the road' later!

Contact Ms Maggie or Ms Mandy for more info!

Christmas Holiday Concerts @ Main

We're kicking off the Christmas holiday with two special concerts featuring big band music, and secular and sacred holiday pieces!  Join us on December 3 for the U.S. Army Materiel Command Band and the Rocket City Jazz Orchestra - and on December 8 for the Oakwood Academy's quartet and choir. 

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Movie Madness & More

Location: Main Library
Date: Thursday, August 18, 2011 - 4:30pm - 6:00pmThursday, August 25, 2011 - 4:30pm - 6:00pmThursday, September 1, 2011 - 4:30pm - 6:00pmThursday, September 8, 2011 - 4:30pm - 6:00pm

Join us in the Book Nook each week to view a different movie.  If you enjoyed our Afternoon Movies during Summer Reading, this will be perfect for you. 

Periodically we will also feature special guest speakers and organizations, such as theater and dance troupes.  All movies will be rated either G or PG and ratings will be prominently posted. 

* The Library is currently seeking local organizations to perform at the Library.  If your dance, theater, or music troupe is interested please contact Lexie at Lexie [at] hmcpl [dot] org*

WWII musical tribute performance of 'My Grandfather's Letters'

Get your tickets now for a  "Salute to Our Greatest Generation", a special presentation of World War II musical tribute 'My Grandfather's Letters'. Read more »

4th Annual Helen P Lee Memorial Fun Run

Location: Madison Public Library
Date: Saturday, June 4, 2011 - 8:00am - 10:00am

 

Join us for our annual Summer Reading Kickoff.

 

We’ll have fun runs, relay races, face painting, special performances, snacks & more!

 

Don’t miss it!

Scenes from Romeo and Juliet

Location: Main Library
Date: Thursday, February 17, 2011 - 4:30pm - 5:00pm

Lee High School Players proudly present, Romeo and Juliet! You can catch a few scenes at the Huntsville Public Library on Thursday, February 17 @4:30pm.

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